What does lover mean?

Definitions for loverˈlʌv ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lover(noun)

    a person who loves someone or is loved by someone

  2. fan, buff, devotee, lover(noun)

    an ardent follower and admirer

  3. lover(noun)

    a significant other to whom you are not related by marriage

GCIDE

  1. Lover(n.)

    One who is involved in a sexual relationship with another; as, she took a lover.

Wiktionary

  1. lover(Noun)

    A person who loves another person, a sweetheart.

  2. lover(Noun)

    A sexual partner.

  3. lover(Noun)

    A person who loves something; connoisseur.

  4. Origin: From lover, lovyere, derivative of loven, lovien, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lover(noun)

    one who loves; one who is in love; -- usually limited, in the singular, to a person of the male sex

  2. Lover(noun)

    a friend; one strongly attached to another; one who greatly desires the welfare of any person or thing; as, a lover of his country

  3. Lover(noun)

    one who has a strong liking for anything, as books, science, or music

  4. Lover(noun)

    alt. of Lovery

Freebase

  1. Lover

    "Lover" is a popular song written by Richard Rodgers, with words by Lorenz Hart. It was featured in the movie Love Me Tonight. Les Paul's version was a guitar instrumental released by Capitol Records in 1948. It has a french title Partout Toi. Frank Sinatra has recorded it twice in 1950 and 1961 but Peggy Lee took ownership in 1952 and it featured in that year's version of the movie The Jazz Singer which she appeared in.Cliff Richard has recorded it on his album Listen to Cliff!.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lover

    an obsolete form of louvre.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. LOVER

    An ardent admirer who says, "Yes, dearest, I will shovel the snow of the lake so that we can go skating!" and, after marriage remarks, "What! Shovel the snow off the walk for you? Well, I should say not! I'm no chore boy." Hell is paved with good intentions--also asbestos. M A fool and his wife are soon parted. See Alimony. MAGAZINE A receptacle for explosives, literary or mechanical.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lover' in Nouns Frequency: #1407

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lover in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lover in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    All mankind love a lover.

  2. Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi:

    Let the lover be disgraceful, crazy, absent-minded. Someone sober will worry about events going badly. Let the lover be.

  3. La Rochefoucauld:

    Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to each of the lover's qualities, giving preference now to one, now to another.

  4. Mickey Mehta:

    Be a lover and not a fighter. Being a lover gives you all the magical might but as a fighter it's an ugly plight. Win this world with love don't terrorize, love one love all simply MickeyMize.

  5. Win Htein:

    If she speaks in favor of Rohingya, she'll be accused of being a Muslim lover, if she speaks for the (Rakhine) people, she'll be accused of being a nationalist and a racist. That's why she has stayed quiet.

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